[Talk-GB] Facebook Map Query - Thames rendered as Thanames
andrewdblack at googlemail.com
Fri Oct 26 06:44:12 UTC 2018
I have seen similar but can't recall where or which tile provider. To
state obvious, it only occurs at certain zoom levels.
Once i realised it was probably transient I lost interest.
On Fri, 26 Oct 2018, 01:44 Steve Doerr, <doerr.stephen at gmail.com> wrote:
> A user on the Facebook group 'UK Places Editors' has commented on the
> fact that some maps on Facebook pages in the vicinity of Putney Bridge
> (London) show the River Thames as 'Thanames'. See, for example,
> A bit of browser debugging shows that it's accessing the URL
> Note the parameter &osm_provider=2
> Can anyone shed light on what tile service is being used here and what
> could be causing the Thanames name to appear? I can see that adjacent
> tiles rendered at different times, so that the label 'Thames' occurs in
> a different position, could cause something that looks like 'Thanames'
> when they are joined together, but I can't produce any evidence of this.
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